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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236458
Last updated: 27 May 2020
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Date:14-SEP-1942
Time:04:12 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IV
Owner/operator:460 Sqn RAAF
Registration: Z1385
C/n / msn: UV-Z
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Brinkum (Stuhr) - Erichshof (Weyhe) in Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Breighton, East Riding of Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 00:17 hrs local time for an operation to Bremen.
The aircraft was hit by heavy (schwere) Flak and crashed.

Four of the crew rest in the Sage War Cemetery, the fifth in Rheinberg War Cemetery.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=Z1385
Google Maps


Revision history:

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27-May-2020 13:00 TigerTimon Added

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